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Introduction

Trade Insights Dashboards allow you to expand your business with the power of data and trade to gain strategic intelligence and access to international market data.

Employing the latest techniques in quantitative analysis and economic modelling by using macro, micro, partial and general equilibrium we, at International Economics Consulting Ltd, are proud to present the Trade Insights Dashboards. These Dashboards help your organisations in identifying trends, patterns and bottlenecks that may affect your organisation’s day to day operations.

Trade Insights also allows you to understand exactly how the investment and trade markets are performing. The trade and investment information can help you or your company to better capture risks, and optimise your current investments.

The dashboards present you with up-to-date information on top performing or least performing areas to assist in making greater market informed decisions.

Trade Performance

Provides access to Trade Data from more than 200 countries and discovers patterns and trading opportunities. Access Trade Performance Dashboard, Logistics Dashboard, Bilateral Trade Export Dashboard for different countries.

Trade Performance Indicators

Trade Performance Indicators give country-wise data on Trade in Goods and Services. It also shows the ratio of Trade to GDP along with the performance of exports in Goods and Services and their performance by market.

To access the ‘Trade Performance Indicators”

Step 1
Click on ‘Trade Performance’ then ‘Trade indicators’

Step 2
On the dashboard type the name of the country for which you want to see data, under the ‘Choose Country’ option; for example, USA.

Trade Performance Indicators

The Trade Performance Dashboard shows the cost to export against the Logistics Performance Index for the selected country, the Trade to GDP ratio of the country to the World and the comparative advantage of the country categorised by sector and service.

Input Parameters 
–          CountrySelect a country to view Trade Performance
Output 

–          Cost to Export against Logistics Performance Index, 2018
–          Trade to GDP benchmark to the World, 2019
–          RCA by Sector
–          RCA by Service

–          Performance of Logistics broken down per region
–          Graph of GDP per capita against Trade to GDP, based on UN Comtrade data
–          Revealed Comparative Advantage by sector
–          Revealed Comparative Advantage by service

To access the ‘Trade Performance dashboard’

Step 1
Click on ‘Trade Performance’ then ‘Trade Performance’

Step 2
On the dashboard type the name of the country for which you want to see data under the ‘Choose Country’ option; for example, USA.

Trade Logistics Dashboard

The Trade Logistics Dashboard helps to assess countries logistics based on their ranks in different logistics measures. It also shows the highest and lowest bilateral trade cost partners.

Input Parameters 
–          Country–          Select Country
Output 
–          Trade Logistics
–          5 lowest bilateral trade cost partners
–          5 highest bilateral trade cost partners
–          Trade Logistics shows rank in the works together with a score over 100
–          Countries with which trade is at its lowest
–          Countries with which trade is at its highest

To access the ‘Trade Logistics dashboard’

Step 1
Click on ‘Trade Performance’ then ‘Trade logistics’

Step 2
On the dashboard type the name of the country for which you want to see data in the search bar on the left; for example, India

Bilateral Trade Export

The bilateral trade export dashboard gives data on exports between two countries in terms of sector. It also shows the trade value by sector for the chosen countries.

 

Input Parameters 
–          Exporting Country
–          Importing Country
–          Select Exporting Country
–          Select Importing Country
Output 
–          Trade Value by Sector over time
–          Trade Value by Sector (%)
–          Value of Trade for countries, spanned over the years
–          Breakdown of Trade value by sector

To access the ‘Bilateral Trade Export dashboard’

Step 1
Click on ‘Trade Performance’ then ‘Bilateral Export’

Step 2
On the dashboard chose the name of the country under the ‘Exporting country’ option and choose the partner country under ‘Importing Country’ for which you want to see bilateral export data; for example, USA and The World as exporting and importing countries respectively.

Bilateral Trade Import

The bilateral trade import dashboard gives data on imports between two countries in terms of sector. It also shows the trade value by sector for the chosen countries.

 

Input Parameters

 

–          Exporting Country
–          Importing Country

–          Select Exporting Country
–          Select Importing Country

Output

 

–          Trade Value by Sector over time
–          Trade Value by Sector (%)

–          Value of Trade for countries, spanned over the years
–          Breakdown of Trade value by sector

To access the ‘Bilateral Import dashboard’

Step 1
Click on ‘Trade Performance’ then ‘Bilateral Import’

Step 2
On the dashboard chose the name of the country under the ‘Exporting country’ option and choose the partner country under ‘Importing Country’ for which you want to see bilateral import data; for example, the USA and the world as exporting and importing countries respectively

Investment Performance

Access investment data from over 150 countries and gain insights on international investment flows.  Get business environment, development and performance data along with economic growth data for different countries.

Business Environment

Business environment dashboard gives a brief on exiting business environment of a country by showing its doing business scores and a year by year improvements on distance to frontiers chart.

You can also compare the business environment scores with another country.

Input Parameters

 

–          Original Country
–          Country to compare to

–          Select Country
–          Select Country to compare to

Output

 

–          Business Environment
–          Year by Year improvements
–          Comparison of indices with partner country

–          Shows the different indices around the business environment, based on Doing Business Report
–          Yearly improvements of different indices
–          A comparison of indices based on Doing Business reports for each country

To access the ‘Business Environment dashboard’

Step 1
Click on ‘Investment performance’ then ‘Business environment’

Step 2
On the dashboard choose the name of the country for which you want to see business environment data under the ‘Choose Original Country’ option; for example, Argentina. Select the name of the country that you want to compare the business environment with Ecuador under the ‘Compare to’ option; for example, Armenia.